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INDUSTRY OPINION: The elephant in the room – a cautionary tale for freight forwarders

THE District Court of New South Wales has ruled that a freight forwarder engaged in misleading or deceptive conduct by…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Damages of almost $1 million awarded against forwarder

FREIGHT forwarders who issue bills of lading (BOL) need to take extreme care to ensure their house BOL is not…
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An improved look at Australia’s maritime and supply chain industry

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INDUSTRY OPINION: Compliance communication concerns

I AM becoming increasingly concerned about the deterioration in the relationship between customs brokers and DIBP at the operations level….
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Minister announces free export compliance training for international trade professionals

THE Federal Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon. Steve Ciobo MP, has announced the Australian Peak Shippers Association…
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ABF vessel grounds on Queensland reef

THE Australian Transport Safety Bureau has begun an investigation into the grounding of an Australian Border Force vessel in Queensland’s…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Big boys and big toys

What do bigger ships mean for shippers, asks DALE CRISP*

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INDUSTRY OPINION: Booking Cancellation Fees – are they fair?

Accountability should exist for both shippers and shipping lines, writes TRAVIS BROOKS-GARRETT*